So, you are living in a small space, a vintage or modern space apartment or house and you’re looking for designs that will make your bedroom look bigger then you have come to the right place.
This article is for all of you who are looking for a bedroom makeover but you don’t think you have enough room to work with. In this article, we shall be looking at some small bedroom ideas that will make small spaces look stylish and bigger.
Even though it’s a popular thought that having a large bedroom equals having a restful place, most people don’t have the luxury of space. This doesn’t mean that you need to live in a dull place without style because you are limited on space. In fact, having a smaller bedroom might be more advantageous for you. Also, the American Sleep Association recommends that we keep disruptions such as TVs, kids ride on cars, computers, and other electronic gadgets away from out bedrooms as they do alter sleep patterns. Which means the fewer activities you have in your bedroom the higher the chances of sleeping. So, below are some few ideas on how you can turn your small bedroom and make it look big in style.
Keep colours bright and light when it comes to your bedroom decor
Dull colours always make the room look smaller. Going for bright colours when it comes to your bedroom decor is, therefore, one way that you can style up your bedroom to look bigger. Bright colours also make your bedroom look open and it doesn’t look so busy and clattered. Especially if you go for bright colours such a white which brightens up space and cancels out the absence of large walls and spaces.
Although some people keep off the white colour because it can make the room to have a cold feel or to appear like its void of personality. To cancel out this effect you can go for various shades of white with different textures and patterns. You can throw in some black or grey Bedroom drawers to cancel out the plain effect of the white bed with white bedcovers. You can also go for a carpet that’s black and white and have white walls. This overall effect is white but it doesn’t feel cold.
Have fewer bedroom furniture
The other way that you can add space to your bedroom is by having fewer items. This means that you only keep what’s essential in the bedroom. Depending on the space you have, the essential things that you need to focus on when it comes to bedroom furniture are the bed, bedroom drawers, bedroom dressers, and jewellery cabinets. What’s even better, you can use stylish built-ins to provide you with additional storage while appearing as if they aren’t even there. One obvious place where you can install a built-in is around your bed. This extra storage will not even be noticeable because it will be covered by the beddings.
Increase storage area on the wall to replace unnecessary bedroom furniture
Small spaces have lateral limitations when it comes to storage. However, you can utilize your walls to create storage spaces so you don’t have to scatter everything on the floor which will then make your bedroom look crowded. One way that you can utilize your wall area is by installing some hanging shelves. You can use the hanging stand to place things like a lamp stand, a bookcase, and a laptop table. You can also use hanging stands as a place to hang your paintings, boxes, and other accessories.
The other way that you can increase the storage area on the wall is by constructing an alcove. You can hire a handyman to do the construction or you can go on the internet and learn how to construct one. The alcove doesn’t need to be so deep, just enough to hold items such as the alarm clock, a flower vase, a few books and so on. This way you are able to store more items in your bedroom without having to reduce the floor space thus making your bedroom look stylish and bigger.